The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 21 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 6.06% 2.00% 4.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 2.04% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
Systems Engineer
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stafford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
65 49 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 98.48% 98.00% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 58 45 36
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +103.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in the job title across the Stafford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Stafford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Stafford region.

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Stafford

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford region that cited Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
3 4 (57.14%) Electronics
4 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
4 3 (42.86%) Marketing
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) VxWorks
4 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (42.86%) IEC 61508
4 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching
5 2 (28.57%) Modbus
5 2 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
5 2 (28.57%) MKS
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
6 1 (14.29%) Nucleus RTOS

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford region that cited Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
1 1 (14.29%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) Modbus
4 1 (14.29%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) SCADA
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) VxWorks
2 1 (14.29%) Nucleus RTOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) MKS
2 1 (14.29%) Allen-Bradley
2 1 (14.29%) Siemens
2 1 (14.29%) QNX